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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Townsend, Francis E. (Francis Everett)
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
12/5/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Townsend, Francis E. (Francis Everett)
Author Dates
1867-1960
Author Affiliation
The Townsend Plan for National Insurance
Document ID
561205-011
Document Date
12/5/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Cleveland, Ohio
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Poverty
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 65, folders 24, 25, 26, 27
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/9/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/10/1991
Date Updated
1/20/2009 2:50:42 PM
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Letter to Conrad J. Lynn

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
8/9/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
[Dexter Avenue Baptist Church]
Document ID
570809-003
Document Date
8/9/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
7/31/1957
Names
Lynn, Conrad J.
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Places
Cleveland, Miss.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Poverty
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 61, folder 7
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/24/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/01/1991
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:25 PM
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''Commission on Civil Rights''

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Author
Wofford, Harris
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
10/15/1957
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document ID
571015-003
Document Date
10/15/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Report
Document Length
12 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in OKRA 571016-004
Dates
8/30/1958
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Luce, Clare Boothe
Graham, Billy
MacArthur, Douglass
McGill, Ralph
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hays, Brooks
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing)
Organizations
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Little Rock, Ark.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Segregation--law and legislation
School integration
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Poverty
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 42, folder 176
Copy Location (1)
WCFG-KAbE, White House Central Files (General File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Filing Info
GF-2-B-1
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/17/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
9/2/2015 9:27:51 AM
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Draft, Martin Luther King, Jr.'s trip to India

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Author
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Document Date
[1959]
Genre
Book
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Author Dates
1910-1995
Document ID
590000-132
Document Date
[1959]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Book
Document Length
30 pp.
Dates
10/1/1957
4/7/1956
2/3/1959
2/1/1959
2/1959 - 3/1959
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Nehru, Jawaharlal
Bowles, Chester
King, Coretta Scott
Wright, Richard
Wright, Rachael
Wright, Julia
Wright, Ellen
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Rustin, Bayard
Levison, Stanley D.
Robeson, Paul
Vishwananda, Swami
Bristol, James E.
Nkrumah, Kwame
Stewart, Ollie
Krushchev, Nikita
Stalin, Joseph
King, Martin Luther, III
King, Yolanda
Myrdal, Gunnar
Bergson, Henri
Hornaday, Mary
Marie Antoinette, Queen, consort of Louis XVI, King of France
Reddick, Ruth
Organizations
American Friends Service Committee
The Christopher Reynolds Foundation, Inc.
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
American Baptist Convention
Gandhi Smarak Nidhi
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Alabama State College
Howard University
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Delhi Quaker Center
New York City College
Places
Soviet Union
Zurich, Switzerland
Geneva, Switzerland
New Dehli, India
Philadelphia, Pa.
New York, N.Y.
Istanbul, Turkey
Beruit, Lebanon
Atlanta, Ga.
Little Rock, Ark.
Ghana
London, England
Bandung, Indonesia
Washington, D.C.
Montgomery, Ala.
Paris, France
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
School integration
India trip
Nonviolence
Poverty
Communism
Black nationalism
Interracial marriage
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
World Politics
Other Topics
New York Times
Stride Toward Freedom
Crusader Without Violence
Baltimore Afro-American
Christian Science Montior
Gandhism without Gandhi
The National and Colonial Question
An American Dilemna
Native Son
Black Boy
White Man, Listen
Chrysanthemum
Code for Location of Original
LDRP-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Lawrence Dunbar Reddick Papers, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 3, folder 5
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/30/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/16/2010
2/16/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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Draft, ''My trip to India''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590400-017
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
[4/1959]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
590400-017
Document Date
[4/1959]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
11 pp.
Dates
2/3/1959
2/10/1959-3/10/1959
12/21/1956
Names
Gandhi, Mahatma
Nehru, Jawaharlal
Bowles, Chester
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
King, Coretta Scott
Curry, Izola
Wright, Richard
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Bhave, Vinoba
Narayan, Jayaprakash
Organizations
The Christopher Reynolds Foundation, Inc.
American Friends Service Committee
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
American Baptist Convention
Gandhi Smarak Nidhi
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. Supreme Court
Central High School
Places
New York, N.Y.
Ghana, Africa
London, England
Paris, France
Bombay, India
New Dehli, India
Calcutta, India
Madras, India
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Gandhism
Economic development
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family - Coretta Scott King
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Poverty
India trip
Other Topics
Stride Toward Freedom
Crusader Without Violence
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1, folder 5; Box 24, folder 29
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/9/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
6/25/2009 11:20:02 AM
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''The American Dream,'' Address delivered at Lincoln University Commencement

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Lincoln University, Pa.
Document Date
[6/6/1961]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610606-025
Document Date
[6/6/1961]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Lincoln University, Pa.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
41.8 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Names
Nabrit, James M. (James Madison)
King, Coretta Scott
Washington, Booker T.
Myrdal, Gunnar
Anderson, Marian
Benedict, Ruth
Bethune, Mary McLeod
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Spencer, Herbert
Machiavelli, Niccolo
Robinson, Jackie
Lewis, Joe
Hayes, Roland
Owens, Jesse
Carver, George Washington
Meade, Margaret
Herskovits, Melville J. (Melville Jean)
Donne, John
Weber, Alfred
Einstein, Albert
Thoreau, Henry David
Aristotle
Hope, Bob
Jesus Christ
Lincoln, Abraham
Handel, George Frideric
George V
Kennedy, Robert F.
Darwin, Charles
Organizations
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Lincoln University
Places
Calcutta, India
Bombay, India
Nigeria
Jackson, Miss.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Afro-American Education
Afro Americans - Jewish relations
Afro-Americans--Relations with Africans
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Anti-Semitism
Civil rights demonstrations
Civil rights movements
Communism
Direct action
Discrimination
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in public accomodations
Economic development
Freedom rides
India trip
International Cooperation
Jews
Judaism
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family - Coretta Scott King
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Nonviolence
Pacifism
Poverty
Psychology
Race relations
racism
Reconciliation
School integration
Segregation in transportation
Sit-ins
Social Activism
Student movements
United States - Constitutional law
Natural law
Police - Complaints against
war and morals
I Have a Dream
Other Topics
Amos 5:24
Matthew 5:44
Genesis 9:24-25
Code for Location of Original
SP-LHML-PLuL
Location of Original
Special Collections and Archives, Langston Hughes Memorial Library, Lincoln University, Lincoln University, Pa.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/17/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/22/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:35 AM
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''Stride Toward Freedom,'' Address delivered at Inter-American University

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Puerto Rico
Document Date
[2/15/1962]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
620215-010
Document Date
[2/15/1962]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Puerto Rico
Genre
Speech
Document Length
34.6 min.
Document Note
1 compact disc : digital
Dates
5/17/1962
1619
5/17/1954
1857
Names
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hugo, Victor
Aristotle
King, Coretta Scott
Donne, John
Washington, Booker T.
Hayes, Roland
George V
Anderson, Marian
Carver, George Washington
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Oxenham, John
MacMillan, Harold
Hope, Bob
Toscanini, Arturo
Thoreau, Henry David
Lincoln, Abraham
Sibeius, Jean
George V, King of Great Britain
Maria Cristina, Queen, consort of Alfonso XII, King of Spain
Organizations
Inter-American University
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Johannesburg, South Africa
Nairobi, Kenya
Nigeria
New York, N.Y.
Montgomery, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Indonesia
India
Pakistan
Liberia
Ethiopia
Japan
Accra, Ghana
Los Angeles, Calif.
Philadelphia, Pa.
South Africa
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
India trip
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Nonviolence
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Poverty
Race relations
Slavery
Stride Toward Freedom
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Dred Scott
Other Topics
Isaiah 2:4
Meditation XVII
Code for Location of Original
RBFP-INP
Location of Original
Robert Brank Fulton Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/23/2007 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/23/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:45 AM
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''Our Lord's Temptations,'' Sermon delivered at Ebenezer Baptist Church

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
7/21/1963
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630721-000
Document Date
7/21/1963
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
40.7 min.
Document Note
2 sound cassettes: analog
Dates
8/13/1956-8/17/1956
Names
Beethoven, Ludwig van
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
Hitler, Adolf
Jesus Christ
Weber, Max
MacIver, Robert M. (Robert Morrison) [Columbia University (New York, N.Y.)]
Charlemagne, Emperor
Alexander, the Great
Caesar, Julius
Napoleon I, Emperor of the French
King, Yolanda
Machiavelli, Niccolo
Lenin, Vladimir Ilyich
Peter, the Apostle, Saint
Gandhi, Mahatma
Thoreau, Henry David
Pero´n, Juan Domingo
Mussolini, Benito
Lowell, James Russell
Carlyle, Thomas
Jeremiah (Biblical prophet)
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Columbia University (New York, N.Y.)
Republican Party
Democratic National Convention (1956 : Chicago, Ill.)
Democratic National Committee (U.S.)
Conrad-Hilton Hotel (Chicago, Ill.)
Places
Chicago, Ill.
Philadelphia, Pa.
New York, N.Y.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Detroit, Mich.
China
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Bible, N.T.
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Religion
Poverty
Communism
Ethics
Nonviolence
Sit-ins
Other Topics
How to Succeed Without Trying
Luke 2:40
Matthew 4:1-11
Matthew 26:52
Matthew 5:44
Jeremiah 8:22
Galatians 6:7
Job 38:7
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
ET-69, sides 5-8
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/10/1997
Date Updated
3/29/2017 11:17:21 AM
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Draft, ''Introduction,'' Why We Can't Wait

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640500-028
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[1/1963-5/1964]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640500-028
Document Date
[1/1963-5/1964]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 6
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
Attucks, Crispus
Banneker, Benjamin
Washington, George
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Washington, D.C.
Harlem, N.Y.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Why We Can't Wait
Birmingham, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Ghettos
Emancipation Proclamation
Poverty
Other Topics
Emancipation Proclamation
Code for Location of Original
MCMLK-RWWL
Location of Original
Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
2.1.5.30
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/18/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
10/9/2012 1:36:30 PM
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Draft, Address to the Platform Committee of the Republican National Convention

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
San Francisco, Calif.
Document Date
7/7/1964
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
640707-000
Document Date
7/7/1964
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Undecided
Place Written
San Francisco, Calif.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
12 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 620714-002.
Dates
1960
1963
1954
9/1963
1962
1959
9/1/1939-9/2/1945
Names
Lincoln, Abraham
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines) [United States. White House]
Chaney, James Earl
Schwerner, Michael Henry
Goodman, Andrew
McNair, Carol Denise
Robertson, Carole Rosamond
Collins, Addie Mae
Wesley, Cynthia Dianne
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Communist Party of the United States of America
Republican Party
White Citizens Council
United States. White House
Republican National Convention (1964: San Francisco, Calif.)
Republican National Committee
United States. Marshals Service
Places
Chicago, Ill.
Birmingham, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Danville, Va.
Cambridge, Md.
New York, N.Y.
St. Augustine, Fla.
Africa
Asia
Montgomery, Ala.
South Korea
Vietnam
Germany
Cuba
Louisiana
Topics
Freedom rides
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Police - Complaints against
Discrimination in Employment
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Presidential Elections
Federal intervention
Electoral politics
Emancipation Proclamation
Churches-vandalism
Voter registration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Poverty
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
United States - Constitutional law
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church Bombing, Birmingham, Ala., 1963
Other Topics
Amos 5:24
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 2, folder 11
Copy Location (1)
RHP-WHi, Ralph Helstein Papers, 1933-1985, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
Box 5, folder 1
Copy Location (2)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 27, folder 38
Copy Location (3)
SDLC-INP, Stanley D. Levison Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (4)
UAWRCR-NNU-LA, United Automobile, Aircraft and Vehicle Workers of America, District 65, Cleveland Robinson Papers, New York University, Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (5)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/29/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/29/1996
Date Updated
4/17/2017 10:19:27 AM
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